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2014-03-25 12:28:33

2014 edition of Injury Facts® reveals largest safety threats facing Americans today ITASCA, Ill., March 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Safety Council today released the 2014 edition of Injury Facts®, which details safety statistics and trends across the U.S. and worldwide. Injury Facts has been the Council's go-to resource for all safety statistics for more than 90 years. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130530/MM23334-b Among the more surprising statistics in the...

2013-09-27 04:20:01

S$100 Million-Investment to deliver better health and wellness outcomes for SkinSingapore, Sept 27, 2013 - (ACN Newswire) - Singapore is committing close to S$100 million to skin research, with the announcement of the Skin Research Institute of Singapore (SRIS) today. A collaboration between the Agency for Science Technology and Research (A*STAR), National Skin Centre (NSC) and Nanyang Technological University (NTU), the SRIS will harness the expertise of scientists,...

2008-09-15 12:00:15

NSC (Natural Speech Communication Ltd.), the developer and operator of www.snipp.tv - a multimedia indexing and tagging platform, had announced today the launch of a video search service on the EVTV1 website using it's SnippSearch service. EVTV1 is a leading video aggregator, specializing in first class entertainment and lifestyle videos with content from the leading movie studios and TV networks. The SnippSearch service provides automatic indexing and search capabilities over multimedia...


Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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